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Hiking & Walking Events

the North Branch of the Chicago River at Harms Woods
Sun, Jan 1 • 10 am

New Year Resolution Walk

Harms Woods-North • Cook County, IL 60077 (near Skokie)
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Mon, Jan 2 • 10 am

New Year’s Resolution Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Mon, Jan 2 • 11 am

Resolution Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Wed, Jan 4 • 10 am

Tots Trivia Walk

Bemis Woods-South • Cook County, IL 60558 (near Western Springs)
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Jan 7 • 11 am

Winter Reptiles and Amphibians

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Jan 7 • 1:30 pm

Live Healthy, Discover Nature! Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Animal Trackin’

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Winter Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Sagawau Environmental Learning Center in summer.
Sun, Jan 8 • 1 pm

Winter Insects

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center • Lemont, IL 60439
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Jan 8 • 1:30 pm

Winter Tree ID Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Wed, Jan 11 • 9 am

Photography Walk

Spears Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Thu, Jan 12 • 10 am

Fitness Hike

Teason’s Woods • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Jan 14 • 8:30 am

Bird and Bagel Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
exterior of the Sand Ridge Nature Center building
Sat, Jan 14 • 9 am

Winter Birding

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Cancelled Sat, Jan 14 • 10 am

Explore: Horsetail Lake

Horsetail Lake • Cook County, IL 60464 (near Palos Park)
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Thu, Jan 19 • 6:30 am

Sunrise Walks

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Thu, Jan 19 • 10 am

Fitness Hike

Country Lane Woods • Cook County, IL 60480 (near Willow Springs)
A group hiking in the snow nearby Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center.
Sat, Jan 21 • 10 am

Fitness Hike

Vollmer Road Grove • Cook County, IL 60478 (near Country Club Hills)
Sat, Jan 21 • 10 am

Walk & Talk

Oak Forest Heritage Preserve-East • Oak Forest, IL 60452
Crabtree Nature Center building in Barrington Hills
Cancelled Sat, Jan 21 • 10 am

Surviving Phantom

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sat, Jan 21 • 11 am

Signs of the Animals Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
Wellness in the Woods logo
Sat, Jan 21 • 1:30 pm

Wellness in the Woods: Soak Up the Sun!

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sat, Jan 21 • 7 pm

A “Winters” Night

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
River Trail Nature Center Building in Northbrook
Sun, Jan 22 • 1 pm

Winter Walk

River Trail Nature Center • Northbrook, IL 60062
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sun, Jan 22 • 1:30 pm

Ice Suncatcher Craft and Walk

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
a metal statue at Chicago Portage National Historic Site
Wed, Jan 25 • 11 am

Walk & Talk

Chicago Portage National Historic Site • Lyons, IL 60402
a trail covered in snow and lined with candles at night at trees and ground covered with snow at River Trail Nature Center
Fri, Jan 27 • 6 pm

Candlelight Walk

Sand Ridge Nature Center • South Holland, IL 60473
Trailside Museum building in River Forest
Sat, Jan 28 • 1:30 pm

Winter Tree ID

Trailside Museum of Natural History • River Forest, IL 60305
close up of a great horned owlet in the woods
Sat, Jan 28 • 6 pm

Night Owls Walk

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
The visitors center at the Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
Sun, Jan 29 • 10 am

Yoga In the Woods

Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center • Willow Springs, IL 60480
red-bellied woodpecker at a feeder at Trailside Museum
Sun, Jan 29 • 1 pm

Headbangers

Crabtree Nature Center • Barrington Hills, IL 60010